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- Aug 1, 1997
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- Lafayette, LA
AP / New Orleans Times-Picayune
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal has appointed seven men to the board that runs the Louisiana Superdome and New Orleans Arena.
Among them was Ron Forman, who was named the new chairman of the Louisiana Board of Commissioners Stadium and Exposition District.
Forman said Monday he and the rest of the commission would meet during the next few days to get caught up on past negotiations with the New Orleans Saints, a privately owned professional football team. Though early in the process, the Saints management has indicated it wants to continue upgrading the Superdome's facilities, he said. But long-term, Foreman said, the state may need to look at building a new stadium. Full Story – Picayunehttp://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf?/base/news-37/120161729924360.xml&storylist=louisiana